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About RackTracker

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  • Birthday 09/04/1995

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    Tucson, AZ

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  1. RackTracker

    Nice Boar

    That’s a great looking bear. Congrats !! Glad you had some friends to help out.
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    Wyoming Archery Antelope Semi Live Hunt

    Good luck! Excited to follow along on your adventure!
  3. RackTracker

    2006 Yamaha Rhino 660

    Lots of hunts coming up...... perfect for any deer or elk hunt.
  4. RackTracker

    Big Horn Cape needed

    Wow! That is awesome!
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    My 2019 archery buck

    Nice deer! Congrats!
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    December Archery 4X4

    Just finished the DYI Euro mount. Turned out great. Looking forward to tomorrow morning. Going to be a cold one in the desert. Good luck to all the archery hunters in 2019.
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    A Pair of December Bucks Round 2

    Thank you for letting me tag along Cole! Congrats on the great bucks! Can’t wait till we get to chase them with the bow in a couple days!
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    December Archery 4X4

    My son, Colton, and I first found this buck on December 17th but decided I would not to make a stalk that evening. We relocated him yesterday with a large group of does and several smaller bucks. The group bedded before noon above a wash in some thick brush. I moved in to about 100 yards but could not pinpoint this particular buck. A broken 3 point (now a 3X1) and a 2 point were visible along with several does but the deer were spread out and I could not get any closer without exposing my location. Eventually, I began to move to the next point of cover. One of the does saw me and they all started to move out. The target 4X4 stood at 70 yards but did not stop for a shop. Colton watched him and one single doe separate from the group and move across a several ridges. They eventually bedded deep in a palo verde thicket. It was now about 2 pm. This time I was able to sneak into a location just below their bed and settled in behind some cholla cactus. I was inside of 45 yards and figured they would not get up until right before dark. I waited in this position until I determined we only had a few minutes of shooting light left. The deer were not up so I had to make a move. With an arrow knocked, I stood and started to move laterally hoping the buck would stand. After about 10 feet, he busted out and moved up hill away from me. He stopped broadside and I ranged him at 79.9 yards. The orange 80 yard pin settled in and the arrow was on its way...….next was that unmistakable "thump" sound as the deer ran away. He piled up less than 40 yards away as both lungs had been deflated. After a few late night photos, we were deboned, loaded and packing by 7:30 pm. THANK YOU Colton for all your hard work and determination, not to mention, packing out all the meat!! A perfect end to the 2018 season.....looking forward to getting back out there on 1-1-19.
  9. RackTracker

    Looking for 2020 Mexico outfitter

    Wards Outfitters in Wilcox, AZ.
  10. RackTracker

    Back to Back Bulls

    Nice bull!
  11. RackTracker

    6a Archery Bull

    I was able to get my second archery bull this weekend and biggest to date. Opening morning my dad and uncle called in a 5x5 with split eye guards to 20 yards but I wasn’t ready to fill a tag this soon. Passed on a couple spikes at close range later that day. Saturday was very slow with only a couple bugles early in the morning. Sunday morning a bunch of bulls were bugling around us but not consistently. We saw a good 6x6 following a cow 200 yards away across a meadow. I tried cutting them off and got to 50 yards when a cow I never saw busted me. The bull started trotting off and my dad stopped him with a cow call. I guessed 60 yards and clipped a cedar right in front of him. Clean miss. We never got back into elk that morning and we headed back to camp. Around noon my dad and I decided to walk the ridge above camp hoping to find a bedded bull. My dad spotted a bull raking a tree about 100 yards below us. My dad stayed on top of the ridge cow calling and raking a tree while I snuck down there to 40 yards. I found a small opening to sneak an arrow through the thick timber and connected. He went about 40 yards and piled up in a dead tree. The swhacker went right through the middle of his heart. Always a fun time in the woods in September. Hopefully we will be back next year and will have more time to spend up there. Good luck to the rest of the lucky hunters with an elk tag in their pocket! Sorry about the side ways pictures. I can never figure that out.
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    Archery elk hunt video

    Awesome video!! 33 more days but whos counting!
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    Results up!

    6a early archery bull and 18a archery antelope for me!!!
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    Archery Rollercoaster

    Great write up Cole! Congrats again on you and your dads bucks! I can't wait till December!
  15. RackTracker

    Great Coues Season

    Wow what a year!! Awesome the kids got their first deer! Great memories!